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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm

Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Introduction

Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: potentially life-threatening condition in which there is bleeding into and along the wall of the aorta, the major artery leaving the heart. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Dissection of an aortic aneurysm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Symptom Checker

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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm Treatments

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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Animations

Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Dissection of an aortic aneurysm

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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Dissection of an aortic aneurysm

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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Related Rare Diseases

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Dissection of an aortic aneurysm: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Dissection of an aortic aneurysm

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How Common are these Causes of Dissection of an aortic aneurysm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dissection of an aortic aneurysm. Of the 12 causes of Dissection of an aortic aneurysm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dissection of an aortic aneurysm:

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Causes of Dissection of an aortic aneurysm Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Dissection of an aortic aneurysm:

    Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Dissection of an aortic aneurysm:

    Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (2 causes), Heart surgery or procedures, Marfan syndrome, Pregnancy (699 causes), Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, Arteritis, Syphilis

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